Section 3- Marriage and the Family

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Dfferent attitiudes in Christianity to sex outside Marriage.
Wrong because bible says its wrong, Catholic Catechism says is wrong, adultery is wrong as it breaks the wedding vows, adultery breaks one of the ten commandments.
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Different attitudes in Islam to sex outside Marriage.
Wrong because Shariah law says that sex should only take place in marriage, adultery is condemned in the Qur'an, adultery breaks the marriage contract, adultery harms families and nothing should be done to harm families.
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Different attitudes in Christianity to divorce.
Catholic Church does not allow divorce because Jesus taught that divorce was wrong, the Catholic Catechism says its wrong. Although some says its okay as Jesus allowed divorce in Matthew and it may be the 'lesser of two evils'.
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Different attitudes in Islam to divorce.
Shouldnt get divorced because Muhammed said divorce was the most hated thing, most marriages are arranged so will be pressure not to divorce. However other Muslims allow it because the Qur'an and Shariah Law clearly permits divorce
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Why family life is important for Christians.
It is important that children have a secure environment to grow up in, family was created by God as the basic building block of society, christian teaching says that parents should stay together, the family is the place that children are brought intr
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Different attitudes in Islam to sex outside Marriage.

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Wrong because Shariah law says that sex should only take place in marriage, adultery is condemned in the Qur'an, adultery breaks the marriage contract, adultery harms families and nothing should be done to harm families.

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